January News Roundup 2017

An international edition of the News Roundup this month, with countries all over the world both creating and dissolving laws regarding domestic violence, as well as other national strides to …

December News Roundup 2016

Below are a few news articles about domestic violence and sexual assault that caught our eye this month, and were too good not to share.  Unexpected heros and other states making …

THE SUBTLE SIGNS OF ABUSE

Our country recognizes the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, along with recognizing Breast Cancer, Bullying Prevention, and LGBTQ History.  For those of us who work at Independence …

TEEN DATING VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

We are almost halfway through February, which we at IH celebrate as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.   Though this topic is something that is important to us EVERY month, we’ve …

WAYS WE CAN HELP

People are finding out about our services and coming to us for help—and that’s great.  That’s exactly why we’re here! Did you know that we are also in many high …